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Grass Valley Demonstrates Flexible News and Live Production Solutions at SMPTE 2017

MONTREAL, October 20, 2017 — From October 23-26th at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, Calif., SMPTE 2017 Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition attendees and exhibitors can explore the newest developments in media and entertainment technology, including innovative news and live production solutions from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand.

"Though content creation has now dispersed, Hollywood is the birthplace of broadcast entertainment as we know it and SMPTE allows industry professionals to focus on what's next in entertainment content and the solutions needed to get there," said Kyle Luther, vice president of sales for North America, Grass Valley. "We're bringing our live and news production solutions to the show this year to demonstrate to broadcasters how Grass Valley's flexible, integrated portfolio can help them better manage workflows and create high-quality content now and in the future."

As part of the evolving news production landscape, Grass Valley's news solutions work seamlessly together to effectively develop content for linear channels as well as unique content for web, mobile and social media platforms. SMPTE 2017 attendees can visit Booth 1, SMPTE Centennial Exhibit, to witness Grass Valley's news production solutions in action, including: GV STRATUS Video Production & Content Management System for efficient news media workflows; Ignite integrated and automated production solution; EDIUS Nonlinear Editing Software which handles more resolutions, formats and frame rates than any other editor, including 4K; GV Korona K-Frame V-series Video Production Center, a modular, scalable switcher with the ability to produce content in SD/HD, 3G/1080p and 4K UHD with a space efficient 3 RU frame; and the RS-LDX Series Integrated Robotic Camera Solutions.

Grass Valley's LDX 82 Series camera and K2 Dyno Replay System will be on display at Booth 217, Ray Dolby Hall, for attendees seeking the latest in live production. The LDX 82 Series, available in studio, handheld or compact models, offers levels of operational flexibility to match every HD production need, including extended color gamut, HDR/XDR, and 3G/1080p; and with configurable storage, Apple ProRes support and Shareflex technology to provide fast content transfers between replay system pods, K2 Dyno is the ultimate finely-tuned, flexible replay system.

Demonstrations of Grass Valley products will take place Tuesday, October 24th, 12:00 — 6:00 p.m.; Wednesday, October 25th, 10:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.; and Thursday, October 26th, 10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. Learn more and schedule a demonstration here.

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For information about Grass Valley solutions and services, please visit grassvalley.com.

About Grass Valley

Grass Valley is focused on empowering customers to create, control and connect content wherever, however and whenever it is consumed. In this ever-changing media landscape, content remains the most important element. Many of our customers are faced with the need to create and support new workflows while continuing to operate their legacy workflows, simultaneously broadcasting through traditional channels, Over-The-Top platforms, and Video-On-Demand as well as to tablets, PCs, and mobile devices.

We provide the innovative tools and expertise to help customers improve the efficiency of their operations while telling better stories to attract and keep viewers. With Grass Valley's integrated solutions that enable flexibility, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, quality and scalability, broadcasters and content creators have what they need to sustain their businesses. Headquartered in Montreal, Grass Valley has been in the broadcast business for nearly 60 years and is part of St. Louis-based Belden Inc. For more information, visit www.belden.com.

Belden, Belden Sending All The Right Signals, and the Belden logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Belden Inc. or its affiliated companies in the United States and other jurisdictions. Grass Valley products listed above are trademarks or registered trademarks of Belden Inc., GVBB Holdings S.A.R.L. or Grass Valley Canada. Belden Inc., GVBB Holdings S.A.R.L., Grass Valley Canada and other parties may also have trademark rights in other terms used herein.

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